The table below looks at the statistics for Data Mining skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Mining over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Mining
Rank 116 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Mining 5 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 3.32% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £373 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £363 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £455 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.75% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - £32.00
Data Mining
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
482 573 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.15% 17.90% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 315 372
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

Data Mining
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Mining as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Data Mining Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region.

Data Mining Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Data Mining Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Mining
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining across the Scotland region.

Data Mining Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Mining
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Mining within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 3 £444 +18.33% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £320 -
Data Mining
UK

Data Mining
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Mining also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Mining.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) BICSI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) BICSI RCDD

Data Mining
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BICSI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) BICSI RCDD
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) RedGate
3 1 (8.33%) VMware